To get fast remote assistance with computer security issues, businesses in Durham, NC, can find expert expertise by contacting Progent's security engineers. Progent's remote service staff is available to provide effective and low-cost help with security problems that threaten the viability of your information system. Progent's accredited security engineers are certified to support environments powered by Microsoft, Linux, Mac, Solaris, and major derivatives of UNIX. Progent's wide selection of services encompasses firewall technology, email security, secure network infrastructure, and business continuity planning. Progent's technical support staff has been awarded the world's top security credentials including CISA and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Progent offers online security support services on a by-the-minute model without minimum times and no additional fees for setup or off-hour service. By billing per minute and by providing world-class support, Progent's billing model keeps expenses low and eliminates scenarios where quick fixes entail big expenses.

Our Network Has Been Attacked: What Are We Supposed to Do Now?
If your network is now fighting a security crisis, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help to see how to receive immediate assistance.

For organizations who have prepared carefully for an attack, the formal incident handling procedure promoted by Global Information Assurance Certification is Progent's recommended method of handling a major security incident.

Overview of Security Expertise
Managing data protection and preparation for restoring vital data and functions after an attack requires an on-going process involving a variety of tools and procedures. Progent's certified engineers can assist your organization at whatever level in your efforts to guard your IT system, ranging from security assessments to designing a comprehensive security strategy. Some areas covered by Progent's experts include Security Planning and Prevention, Data Recovery and Security Failure Analysis, and Outsourced Protection from E-mail-Based Spam and Viruses.

Planning and Implementing Protected Networks
Every company ought to develop a carefully thought out security plan that includes both proactive and reactive activity. The pre-attack plan is a set of precautions that helps to reduce vulnerabilities. The post-attack plan defines activities to assist IT personnel to inventory the losses caused by a breach, remediate the damage, document the event, and restore business activity as soon as feasible. Progent can advise you how to design security into your company operations. Progent can set up auditing utilities, create and execute a safe computer infrastructure, and recommend processes and policies to maximize the protection of your information system. Progent's security professionals are ready to help you to configure a firewall, design safe online and mobile access to email and information, and install an effective VPN.

If you are looking for an economical option for outsourcing your security administration, Progent's Round-the-clock Monitoring Services feature non-stop online network monitoring and immediate response to problems.

Hybrid Cloud Solutions
Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, deploy, manage and repair enterprise hybrid cloud solutions that incorporate local and cloud hosted infrastructure and that are compliant with government security standards. (Learn about Progent's Office 365 Exchange Online integration solutions with on-premises installations of Exchange, Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud integration and Progent's Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Data Restoration and Failure Analysis
Progent offers skill in recovering systems and computers that have been compromised, are quarantined, or have stopped working because of a security breakdown. Progent can show you how to evaluate the losses resulting from the attack, restore normal business operations, and recover information compromised owing to the event. Progent's security specialists can also manage a comprehensive failure analysis by going over event logs and using other advanced forensics tools. Progent's experience with security problems reduces your downtime and permits Progent to suggest effective measures to avoid or contain new assaults.

Progent's Low-Cost Managed Services for Information Security
Progent's affordable ProSight series of outsourced network management services is intended to provide small and mid-size businesses with enterprise-class support and cutting-edge technology for all aspects of information assurance. Managed services offered by Progent include:

ProSight Active Security Monitoring: Next Generation Endpoint Protection and Ransomware Recovery
ProSight Active Security Monitoring is an endpoint protection solution that utilizes cutting edge behavior machine learning tools to guard endpoint devices and physical and virtual servers against modern malware assaults such as ransomware and email phishing, which easily escape legacy signature-based AV tools. ProSight Active Security Monitoring safeguards local and cloud-based resources and provides a unified platform to manage the complete threat lifecycle including blocking, identification, mitigation, cleanup, and forensics. Key capabilities include single-click rollback with Windows VSS and automatic system-wide immunization against new threats. Read more about Progent's ProSight Active Security Monitoring (ASM) endpoint protection and ransomware recovery.

ProSight Enhanced Security Protection: Unified Physical and Virtual Endpoint Protection
Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection (ESP) services offer economical in-depth security for physical servers and virtual machines, desktops, smartphones, and Exchange email. ProSight ESP uses contextual security and advanced heuristics for round-the-clock monitoring and responding to cyber assaults from all vectors. ProSight ESP offers firewall protection, intrusion alarms, device management, and web filtering via cutting-edge technologies incorporated within one agent managed from a single console. Progent's data protection and virtualization experts can assist you to plan and configure a ProSight ESP environment that meets your organization's specific requirements and that allows you demonstrate compliance with government and industry information protection regulations. Progent will assist you define and implement security policies that ProSight ESP will manage, and Progent will monitor your network and respond to alarms that call for immediate attention. Progent's consultants can also assist you to install and test a backup and disaster recovery system such as ProSight Data Protection Services (DPS) so you can recover quickly from a destructive security attack such as ransomware. Find out more about Progent's ProSight Enhanced Security Protection unified endpoint security and Exchange email filtering.

ProSight DPS: Managed Cloud Backup
ProSight Data Protection Services provide small and mid-sized organizations an affordable end-to-end solution for secure backup/disaster recovery. Available at a low monthly price, ProSight Data Protection Services automates and monitors your backup processes and enables rapid restoration of vital data, applications and virtual machines that have become lost or damaged due to hardware breakdowns, software bugs, disasters, human error, or malicious attacks such as ransomware. ProSight Data Protection Services can help you protect, retrieve and restore files, folders, apps, system images, as well as Hyper-V and VMware images. Critical data can be backed up on the cloud, to an on-promises device, or mirrored to both. Progent's BDR consultants can provide world-class support to configure ProSight DPS to be compliant with regulatory standards like HIPPA, FIRPA, and PCI and, when necessary, can assist you to recover your critical information. Find out more about ProSight DPS Managed Backup.

ProSight Email Guard: Spam Filtering, Data Leakage Protection and Content Filtering
ProSight Email Guard is Progent's spam filtering and email encryption service that incorporates the infrastructure of leading information security companies to deliver web-based control and world-class protection for your inbound and outbound email. The hybrid structure of Email Guard managed service integrates cloud-based filtering with a local security gateway device to provide advanced defense against spam, viruses, Dos Attacks, Directory Harvest Attacks (DHAs), and other email-based threats. Email Guard's cloud filter acts as a first line of defense and keeps the vast majority of threats from reaching your security perimeter. This reduces your exposure to inbound attacks and conserves system bandwidth and storage space. Email Guard's on-premises gateway appliance provides a deeper layer of analysis for incoming email. For outbound email, the onsite gateway provides anti-virus and anti-spam filtering, policy-based Data Loss Prevention, and email encryption. The onsite gateway can also help Exchange Server to monitor and safeguard internal email that originates and ends within your security perimeter. For more information, see Email Guard spam filtering and data leakage protection.

ProSight Virtual Hosting: Hosted Virtual Machines at Progent's World-class Data Center
With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service, a small organization can have its key servers and applications hosted in a secure Tier III data center on a fast virtual host configured and maintained by Progent's IT support experts. With Progent's ProSight Virtual Hosting service model, the client retains ownership of the data, the OS software, and the applications. Since the environment is virtualized, it can be moved easily to a different hosting environment without requiring a time-consuming and technically risky reinstallation process. With ProSight Virtual Hosting, your business is not locked into one hosting provider. Learn more details about ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

ProSight IT Asset Management: Network Documentation and Password Management
ProSight IT Asset Management service is a cloud-based IT documentation management service that allows you to capture, maintain, retrieve and safeguard data about your IT infrastructure, processes, business apps, and services. You can quickly find passwords or serial numbers and be warned about impending expirations of SSL certificates or warranties. By updating and managing your IT documentation, you can eliminate up to half of time thrown away searching for vital information about your IT network. ProSight IT Asset Management includes a common repository for storing and collaborating on all documents required for managing your business network such as standard operating procedures and How-To's. ProSight IT Asset Management also offers advanced automation for gathering and relating IT data. Whether you’re planning enhancements, doing maintenance, or reacting to a crisis, ProSight IT Asset Management gets you the data you require as soon as you need it. Learn more details about ProSight IT Asset Management service.

Special Security Services Offered by Progent
Progent's seasoned engineers can provide world-class consulting support in key areas of IT protection such as:

Security Vulnerability Audits and Security Compliance Assessment
Progent offers experience with security auditing utilities like Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer and LANguard for performing a variety of automatic system tests to reveal potential security gaps. Progent has broad experience with these and similar tools and can assist you to analyze audit results and react appropriately. Progent's certified security engineers also provide web software testing and can conduct thorough assessments of corporate-wide security to assess your company's compliance with key industry security specifications such as FISMA, PCI, and ISO 17799. In addition, Progent can assess the effectiveness of your wireless security including stationary wireless equipment as well as mobile devices. Learn additional information about Progent's Security Vulnerability Evaluation and Security Compliance Testing.

Cisco Security, PIX Firewall and ASA Firewall, VPN, Aironet and Meraki Wi-Fi Help
Progent's Cisco Certified Internetwork Experts and Cisco Certified Network Professionals can deliver in-depth consulting support for Cisco's complete range of security and Virtual Private Network (VPN) technologies such as PIX Series Firewalls and ASA 5500 Series Firewalls, Catalyst Firewall Services Module (FWSM), protected broadband and integrated services routers, wireless access points and bridges, Meraki cloud-managed Wi-Fi access points, and Catalyst Series switches. Get additional information about Cisco Protection, Virtual Private Network (VPN) and Wireless Support.

Additional Firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) Technologies
In addition to supporting a broad array of security solutions available from Microsoft and Cisco, Progent can provide businesses of all sizes expert support for solutions from other popular firewall and VPN suppliers. Progent's consultants offer:

Stealth Penetration Checking Consulting
Unannounced penetration checking is a valuable technique for helping organizations to find out how exposed their networks are to potential threats by revealing how effectively corporate security policies and technologies stand up to authorized but unpublicized penetration efforts launched by seasoned security specialists using advanced intrusion techniques. Read more information about Progent's Penetration Testing Services.

Certified Information Security Manager Security Support Services
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Experts for Durham, North CarolinaCertified Information Security Manager (CISM) identifies the fundamental skills and international standards of service that information technology security professionals are expected to master. CISM provides executive management the confidence that consultants who have earned their certification have the experience and knowledge to offer efficient security administration and engineering services. Progent can offer a CISM-certified expert to assist your organization in critical security areas including data security governance, risk management, data protection program control, and crisis handling management.

Read more details about Progent's CISM Security Consulting Services.

Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Security Consulting Services
CISSP Certified Network Security Specialists for Durham, North CarolinaProgent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSPs) are security engineers who have earned CISSP certification as a result of verified professional work, extensive study, and exhaustive testing. CISSP qualification indicates expertise in a worldwide standard for information security. American National Standards Institute has granted the CISSP credential official recognition in the area of IT security under ISO/IEC 17024. Areas of expertise included under CISSP include security administration practices, security architecture and models, access control systems, software development security, operations security, physical security, encryption, communications, network security, and disaster recovery planning.

Get additional details about Progent's Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) Support Expertise.

ISSAP-Certified Engineers for Secure Network Architecture
ISSAP Information Systems Security Architecture Professionals for Durham, North CarolinaProgent's ISSAP qualified security consultants are experts who have earned ISSAP certification as a result of rigorous testing and extensive experience. field experience with network security design. ISSAP consultants have acquired comprehensive understanding of access control systems and methodologies, telecommunications and network security, cryptography, needs evaluation, business continuity planning (BCP) and disaster recovery planning (DRP), and physical security. Progent's ISSAP-qualified security specialists can assist your business with all phases of architecture security.

Learn additional information about Progent's ISSAP Accredited Secure System Infrastructure Engineering Services.

Certified Information Systems Auditor Consulting Services
CISA Engineers for Durham, North CarolinaThe Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation is a prestigious achievement that indicates expertise in information system security audit and control. Accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the CISA credential requires that consultants undergo a comprehensive test overseen by the ISACA international professional group. Progent offers the expertise of a CISA-certified security audit consultant able to assist companies in the areas of IS audit services, information technology governance, systems and infrastructure lifecycle, IT support, safeguarding data assets, and disaster recovery preparedness.

Get more information concerning Progent's Certified Information Systems Auditor Support Services.

CRISC-certified IT Risk Management Specialists
CRISC Risk Experts for Durham, North CarolinaThe Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certification program was established by ISACA to validate an IT professional's ability to design, deploy, and maintain IS control mechanisms to reduce network risk. Progent offers the services of a CRISC-certified consultant to assist you to create and carry out a workplace continuity or disaster recovery plan based on leading practices promoted by CRISC and crafted to match your company's risk tolerance, business goals, and IT budget. Progent's network risk mitigation services are complementary to the support available from Progent's CISA-qualified security engineers for impartially evaluating your IT management design and also with the services of Progent's CISM support professionals for implementing security policies.

Get additional details concerning Progent's CRISC IT Risk Management Support.

GIAC Professional Services
Security Engineers with GIAC Certification for Durham, North CarolinaGIAC was founded in 1999 to certify the skill of IT security experts. GIAC's goal is to make sure that an accredited security consultant has the knowledge needed to deliver services in vital categories of system, information, and application security. GIAC accreditations are acknowledged by companies and institutions around the world including and the United States National Security Agency (NSA). Progent offers the expertise of certified professionals for all of the network security capabilities addressed within GIAC certification topics such as auditing IT infrastructure, incident response, intrusion detection, web-based services security, and security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.

Read more information about Progent's GIAC Information Assurance Expertise.

Contact Progent for Computer Security Support
If your business is located in Durham or elsewhere in North Carolina and you're trying to find computer security consulting, phone Progent at 800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.














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